Azerbaijan Government Scholarship 2024-25 (Fully Funded)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan are pleased to announce the “Heydar Aliyev“. Azerbaijan Government Scholarship 2024-2025. This Higher Education Scholarship will be offered to 100 candidates for 5 years. Through this scholarship program, you can study at leading universities of Azerbaijan and can pursue preparatory courses, and undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and general medicine/medical residency programs.

The Government of Azerbaijan will fully fund this scholarship. All international students will receive International Flight Tickets, Accommodation, Full Tuition Fee, Medical Insurance, Monthly Allowance, Visa, and Temporary Residence Permit. Applicants in any academic field can apply. IELTS is not required if you can provide proof that you have completed your previous education form in English Medium.

Details About Azerbaijan Government Scholarship 2024-25

  • Country: Azerbaijan
  • Degree Level: Preparatory course, Undergraduate, Graduate, Doctoral, General
    medicine/medical residency programs.
  • Financial Benefits: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: 20th May 2024

The program honors the memory of Heydar Aliyev – the National Leader of Azerbaijan.

Scholarship Duration

  • Bachelors: 4-5 Years
  • General Medicine: 5-6 Years
  • Masters Program: 1.5-2 Years
  • Medical Residency Program: 2-5 Years
  • PhD: 3 Years

The duration of the Preparatory course will be from 6 months to 1 year.

Also Check: List of Government Scholarships in 2024 in Different Countries

Scholarship Benefits

This is the “Heydar Aliyev – International Education Grant Program” for the 2024-2025 academic year. The scholarship covers:

  • Tuition fees
  • A monthly stipend of 470 USD for living expenses, accommodation, and educational materials
  • Medical insurance of 117 USD.
  • Visa and registration costs
  • Roundtrip Airfare Travel tickets will be provided.

Also Check: List of European Government Scholarships in 2024 (Fully Funded)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Citizens of Azerbaijan are Not Eligible.
  • For Undergraduate and General Medicine programs, the age should not be more than 35 years.
  • For the Graduate and Medical Residency program, the age should not be more than 40 years.
  • For PhD, age should not be more than 45 years.

List of Eligible Countries

Citizens of these countries are eligible. Please check the List of Eligible Countries

List of Educational Universities for Academic Year 2024-25

  • ADA University
  • Azerbaijan Medical University
  • Azerbaijan State Agricultural University
  • Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University
  • Azerbaijan State University of Economics
  • Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction
  • Baku Engineering University
  • Baku Higher Oil School
  • Baku State University
  • Nakhchivan State University
  • National Aviation Academy

Candidates can choose 2 (two) specialties at different higher educational institutions.

Requirements of the Azerbaijan Government Scholarship

  • Completed Nomination Form (it is the first stage of the application process)
  • All previous transcripts, degrees, diplomas, school certificates.
  • Copy of the medical certificate (including HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B/C tests);
  • Copy of Valid Passport
  • CV or Resume
  • English Language Proficiency Proof
  • Motivation Letter
  • Achievements and awards

Application Process

Applicants can not directly apply for the Scholarship. All applicants must wait for the call for applications announced by their respective entities/government authorities (Ministries,
Embassies, etc.).

The applicant must apply and submit documents to the respective authorities. The respective authorities will select applicants and will nominate the students.

After the nominations, they will proceed to the second stage of the application process and apply through the Study in Azerbaijan Centralized Admission Service (SIACAS) website (

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